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Nicotiana x sanderae 'Perfume Deep Purple' F1

A beautiful, deep-purple tobacco plant for big drifts in the garden and excellent cut for the house.
1

50 seeds

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Sow Under Cover
Direct Sow/ Plant Out
Flowers/ Harvest

Details:

Type
Half-Hardy Annual
Position
Container Garden
Soil
Broad Tolerance
Flowers
June - first frosts, 12 weeks from sowing.
Height
60cm (24in)
Group/Species
x sanderae
Common name
Tobacco Plant
Moisture
Moist but Well-drained
Aspect
Part Shade
Spread
30cm (12in)
Cultivation
Sow under cover in mid spring. Do not cover seed. Plant after last frosts. Or direct sow in early May.

Description

Beautiful, deep-purple tobacco plant for big drifts in the garden. Excellent cut for the house and with a lovely scent.

Nicotiana are a great family of very long-flowering half hardy annuals, many of them with lovely evening and night scent. Nicotiana are moth pollinated, so pour out the fragrance when the moths are around.

Please note: This is harmful if eaten.

Care Tips

Picking the flowers will encourage lateral growth and prolong flowering. Keep well-watered to help avoid any fungal diseases.